My virtual birthday was something special with the array of surprise greetings, I don’t know if I’ve recovered! – watch Part 1 which ranges from actor Jeff Goldblum, Rakim, El DeBarge, Sports Legends Earvin ‘Magic’ Johnson, Isiah Thomas, Sugar Ray Leonard, The Go Go’s and so many more – you get to be surprised too!
Since my birthday on January 30, I’ve shared many of the surprise video messages I’ve received ranging from Jeff Goldblum, Rakim, El DeBarge, Sports legends Sugar Ray Leonard, Earvin ‘Magic’ Johnson, Isaiah Thomas; John Taylor of Duran Duran, The Go Go’s, Shirley Murdock, Stephanie Mills, Vivian Green, Ts Madison, actors Lynn Whitfield and Blair Underwood, Lady Bunny, Kenny Lattimore and his wife Judge Faith Jenkins, Martha Wash, Paul Denman ( Sade), Will Downing, Connie Fleming (transgender NY club legend, runway model for Thierry Mugler featured in my Friends video), Nicco Annan from P Valley, choreographer Jamal Sims, songwriter, designer Franne Golde, The APX, En Vogue, Sherri Shepard & Kym Whitley, N’ Dea Davenport (Brand New Heavies), Political Analyst and Host Roland Martin: Unflitered. A montage will go up on the Official Jody Watley YouTube Channel on Friday. Special thank you to Pamela Broussard, Wallace Butts and Bryan Rabin for making all of these happen!
I appreciate all of the outpouring of love from my fans as well. Being home alone in this pandemic and icing on the cake celebrating on Zoom with my daughter Lauren and son Arie made the virtual experience and day very special.